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Fake soldier arrested for fraud in Lagos

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The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a 65-year-old Jeremiah Joseph for allegedly impersonating an army officer and defrauding a man of N120,000 at Ipaja.

According to Benjamin Hundeyin, the Lagos Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), who disclosed the arrest via his Twitter handle on Wednesday said the suspect, with a fake Army identity card and uniform absconded after duping a man.

“The suspect presented himself as an Army Lieutenant to one Ignatius.

“The fake Lieutenant promised to arrange soldiers to help Ignatius recover N4.5m owed him by some people in Delta State.

“He received N120,000 for this service and thereafter absconded.”



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